Arts Award Discover in a Day with Bears of Sheffield
The Bears of Sheffield is a public arts exhibition coordinated by the Children's Hospital Charity. The Bears have been brought to life by artists of all ages, both professional and amateur, and are set to make a dramatic entrance in July 2021. There will be 100 little bears and 60 big bears to find so get ready for lots of bear puns, paws-itively good fun and lots to explore! Plus there will be a very special Theo for you spot along the way.
Arts Award Discover in a Day
We are excited to announce that Create Sheffield are offering FREE Arts Award Discover in a day which can completed by taking part in the Bears of Sheffield trail. Arts Award Discover in a Day will will take place on the 17th July where our Partners at Sheffield Museums (Millennium Galleries), Sheffield Theatres, Site Gallery and Sheffield Libraries will be offering some brilliant activities alongside the trail! (Suitable for ages 5-11).
For more information on how to get involved, please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Watch our video!
Don't miss our video which takes a sneak peak at one of the Bears and the professional artist who painted it @marcus_method. The video can be used for the Part B: Find Out part of your Arts Award in a Day adventure!
You can also gain Children's University credits if you have a Passport to Learning by taking part in the Bears of Sheffield trail and completing their activity challenge. For more information visit sheffield.gov.uk/cu
The Bears of Sheffield will help fund a new Cancer and Leukaemia Ward at Sheffield Children’s through donations, merchandise, sponsorship challenges and fundraising throughout the trail. At the end the big Bears will be auctioned off to the highest bidder to raise money and the little ones will return back to their nursery, school or college!
You can help raise money during the Bears of Sheffield by donating here , taking part in an event or registering for a fundraising pack. More info can be found at the Bears of Sheffield website and by following on social media at @bearsofsheffield to keep up to date with the trail.